PM, Zardari discuss political, economic situation

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LAHORE, Dec 18 (APP): Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif Sunday here held a meeting with Co-Chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party Asif Ali Zardari and discussed in detail the overall political and economic situation in the country.

During the meeting held at the Model Town residence of the prime minister, they agreed that nobody would be allowed to create political instability in the country.

They decided to take decisive action against those who were conspiring to push the country toward economic default.

They consulted on matters related to relief to the public and for increasing economic activities in the country.

The former president appreciated efforts of the prime minister to reduce the prices of petroleum products.

The two leaders agreed to speed up relief activities for rehabilitation of flood affectees and to save them from the harsh winter.

They concurred that the allied parties would enhance their political strength. They were unanimous in their view that political stability was imperative for the economic progress of Pakistan and they would go to any extent to save Pakistan from economic hardship.

They resolved that the coalition government would continue to move forward for political stability and economic development.

The special assistants to the prime minister Malik Muhammad Ahmed Khan and Attaullah Tarar were also present during the meeting.